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University of West Florida

Certificate, CompTIA A+ Boot Camp

CompTIA™ is the Computing Technology Industry Association, and CompTIA™ A+ certification program is the industry standard for validating the skills expected of entry-level computer technicians. The CompTIA™ A+ program will prepare students for two CompTIA™ A+ certification exams: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 and CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902.

Topics covered in the program include motherboards, memory, processors, video, storage media and devices, printers, operating systems, networking, virtualization, mobile devices, security, and more. Students will have the opportunity to practice on online lab systems and gain knowledge to build, upgrade, optimize, troubleshoot, and repair personal computer (PC) systems.

What can I do with this certification?

Here are some common professional paths for graduates:

  • PC Repair Technician
  • System Administrator
  • Help Desk Technician
  • And more!

What’s in it for you:

  • A personal coach to guide you through the enrollment process and along the path to graduation.
  • 100% fully online classes.
  • Credit for college credits previously earned from accredited institutions.
  • Scholarships, financial aid and grants for eligible students.

Admission Requirements

Pass preliminary UWF IT Academy Pretest (a free test given twice a week and can be emailed to you) and/or complete Introduction to PC Security. (Ed2Go).